5 Things You Should Know This Week

Cara Lucas Cara Lucas, This Week in HR

Welcome back to another great week with your favorite blogging team. Get your morning started with these 5 must-reads:

1. Is McDonald’s Responsible for Its Franchise Workers?: A court case in New York City between McDonald’s and its workers could change the way employees negotiate their pay.

2. Can Millennials Undo What the Recession Did to Their Earnings?: To turn the tide of their financial futures, a new report says, it won’t be enough for Millennials to work harder—they need help from legislators.

3. Getting Managers To Take Action On Turnover … By Using Heat Maps And Dollar Impacts: It’s a mistake to simply rely on one-dimensional raw numbers and data charts to drive action on turnover.

4. How “Blind Recruitment” Works And Why You Should Consider It: The hiring practice could result in a more diverse workforce and a better bottom line.

5. 10 Must-Follow Tips for Instant Instagram Advertising Success: According to a study by eMarketer, by 2017 Instagram’s global mobile ad revenues will grow to more than two and a half billion dollars – over 10% of Facebook’s global ad revenues.

Have an AWESOME Monday, FOT Nation!

Cara Lucas

Cara is the Marketing Manager here at Kinetix and resident Renaissance woman. She refers to herself as a writer, but we think that’s limiting. Instead we call her many things: co-strategist, idea machine, brand builder, Kinetixizer, social-media plugger, blogger, and all-around creative specialist. If you wanna schmooze, try talking DIY and fitness, then top it off with a quick kid or pet mention—gets her every time. Tweet her at @caralucas44.